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Posted in thread: Soap allergies? on 03-27-2013 at 04:03 PM
My friend has a son that has allergies to 7 to 11 different things. Two being Coconut oil &
Cocoa Butter. Was wondering if anyone had any ideas. I have been making a Gentle Baby soap for
one family th...
Posted in thread: lye didn't dissolve? on 12-01-2012 at 02:59 PM
Measured out all my stuff in different containers last night. Mixed them this morning. Added my
lye to my water this morning and did stir as I always do. Just some in there wouldn't dissolve.
Not a lo...
Posted in thread: lye didn't dissolve? on 12-01-2012 at 02:14 PM
Got all my stuff measured out last night so I could get started off early this morning. Added
my lye to my water and there are granules that didn't dissolve. Never had this problem before.
I didn't co...
Posted in thread: charcoal/salt soap on 11-28-2012 at 04:58 PM
I am loving this! Can't wait to be able to try it!!!
Posted in thread: Add cocoa powder this way? on 10-28-2012 at 02:15 AM
Did this yesterday! Mixed a tiny bit of cocoa powder to a portion of my mixed and blended oils
(oils, lye all together) then did a swirl with it. Turned out very nice I think. It really
doesn't take m...
Posted in thread: smaller soap...quicker cure time? on 10-18-2012 at 09:01 PM
Thanks. Kinda what I figured. Just was hoping I was wrong. The little soap ducks are only about
the size of a dime. The snowmen are a little bigger. I am planning on putting them on top of
some of the...
Posted in thread: smaller soap...quicker cure time? on 10-18-2012 at 07:10 PM
Ok so I have been making some whipped soaps and piping them into cupcake liners. Today I made
them into the smaller size cupcake liners and piped some into snowmen & ducks. My questions
is.... will th...
Posted in thread: Sub in salt bar? on 09-17-2012 at 03:27 PM
Hey guys & gals! I am in love with making salt bars! Needing to make more but am wondering
about subing an ingredient. Looking for suggestions. Current is Coconut oil, Avocado Oil,
Castor oil. Wanting...
Posted in thread: ? about how much FO to use on 08-30-2012 at 03:22 PM
How do you determine how much FO to use in your soap. I have used 1/2 oz to 1 oz in small 1lb
batches and get mixed results. One batch with 1/2 oz. turned out fine but the the batch with 1
oz. there i...
Posted in thread: 2nd salt bar batch....huh? on 06-27-2012 at 01:06 PM
Pretty sure it didn't gel. My first batch was in individual molds. They got hot after putting
in the molds but didn't gel. This batch was in a velveeta box :) It too got hot but no
noticable "gel". If...